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Last orders Gentlemen please

Keith Gilliver

Last orders Gentlemen please

a history of pubs and beerhouses in the Swadlincote area of South Derbyshire.

by Keith Gilliver

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Published by K. Gilliver in Woodville, Swadlincote .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination78p.
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16227271M

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Jack Dodd, a London butcher is dead and his 3 drinking buddies along with his adopted son are out to fulfill his last wish to immerse his ashes in Margate/5.

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When Jack Dodds dies suddenly of cancer after years of running a butcher shop in London, he leaves a strange request—namely, that his ashes be scattered off Margate pier into the sea.

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